Eastman

Product description

Piccotex™ LC hydrocarbon resin a the medium softening point member of in a series of highly stable, thermoplastic materials based on purified aromatic monomers with a slightly broader color specification than other Piccotex™ products. These resins have outstanding hot tack; heat sealability; resistance to discoloration; acid, alkali, and moisture resistance; and stability to elevated temperatures encountered in compounding. High initial and retained gloss, and improved application speeds on curtain coating and roll coating equipment. Piccotex™ LC complies with some FDA regulations for applications involving direct contact with food. Compliance with a given regulation in a specific situation should be verified prior to use in a food contacting application.

Applications/uses

  • Adhesives/sealants-b&c
  • Bookbinding
  • Carpet construction
  • Case & carton sealing closings
  • Casting wax
  • Commerical printing inks
  • Concrete
  • Film modification
  • Labels non food contact
  • Marine
  • Packaging components non food contact
  • Packaging tape
  • Polymer modification
  • Protective coatings
  • Roofing
  • Specialty tape
  • Tape non food contact
  • Tires

Key attributes

  • Excellent thermal stability
  • Intermediate softening point
  • Made from purified aromatic monomers
  • Water-white initial color

    Regulatory information and data sheets

    Product availability

    Check with local sales office to determine exact availability by country. Orders subjected to minimum order quantity.
    • Asia Pacific
    • Europe, Middle East, & Africa
    • Latin America
    • North America

    Authorized distributors

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